Searching for the cure. Harry Connick Jr. leads an all-star cast in this emotional film based on a true story. When UCLA oncologist and researcher Dennis Slamon created the promising breast cancer drug, Herceptin, it seemed a possible cure for the diseasewas near. But the when his funding is cut, he's forced to put a hold on his breakthrough research. Happily, millionaires Ron Perelman, Lilly Tartikoff, and the extended Revlon family stepped in with funding. In 1998, the FDA approved the use of the drug,which, while not a complete cure, is an important element for saving women's lives. Costarring Swoosie Kurtz, Regina Hall, Amanda Bynes, Amy Madigan, Jennifer Coolidge and Bernadette Peters, this compelling film was made for the Lifetime television network in 2008.